One of the few Carolina Wren records for the count.
Pishing and squeaking played an important role for attracting species.
Ben hard at work looking for northern Flickers. Still no shoes!
The last of the freighters along the St. Lawrence before freeze up.
A female Pileated Woodpecker made a brief stop on a telephone pole at Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary.
Snowy Owls were found on the count for the first time in since 2008 reflecting the large southbound movement experienced this fall/winter.
A Winter Wren was new for the count. It was tricky to photograph since they don't sit still for very long.
Record numbers of American Robins were found, likley due to our mild fall and great berry crop.
Always a great bird to see on a Christmas bird count!